They Eat That? A Cultural Encyclopedia of Weird and Exotic Food from around the World

Editor/Author Deutsch, Jonathan and Murakhver, Natalya
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Single-User Purchase Price: $98.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $147.00
ISBN: 978-0-31-338058-7
Category: Food, Drink, Nutrition
Image Count: 20
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

This thoroughly engaging encyclopedia considers the rich diversity of unfamiliar foods eaten around the world.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • A
  • Ackee
  • Ankimo
  • Armadillo
  • Aroids
  • B
  • Balut (Fertilized Egg)
  • Bats
  • Bear
  • Bird's Nest Soup
  • Bitter Melon
  • Black Chicken
  • Blood
  • Bone Marrow
  • Brains
  • Brunswick Stew
  • C
  • Cactus
  • Camel
  • Cannabis Soda
  • Carob Syrup and Caramels
  • Casu Marzu
  • Caterpillars
  • Cavy
  • Cephalopods
  • Chicken Feet
  • Chuños
  • Civet Coffee (Kopi Luwak)
  • Crawfish
  • D
  • Dog Meat
  • Duck Tongue
  • Durian
  • E
  • Earth
  • Eels
  • F
  • Fish Bladder
  • Fish Eyes
  • Foie Gras
  • Frog
  • Fugu
  • Fungi
  • G
  • Goat
  • H
  • Haggis
  • Hákarl
  • Head Cheese
  • Hormigas Culonas (Big-Bottomed Ants)
  • Horse
  • Huitlacoche
  • Human
  • I
  • Iguana
  • Insects
  • Intestines
  • Isaw (and Other Philippine Street Food)
  • K
  • Kangaroo
  • Kokoretsi and Mayeritsa
  • Kombucha
  • Kumis/Airag
  • L
  • Lizard
  • Locusts and Grasshoppers
  • Loofah (Luffa mill.)
  • Lotus
  • Lutefisk
  • M
  • Mannish Water (Goat Head Soup, Ram Goat Soup)
  • Mopane Worms
  • N
  • Natto
  • Nettles
  • O
  • Ortolan
  • P
  • Penis
  • Pigeon
  • Pig's Snout and Tail
  • Placenta, Human
  • Poi
  • R
  • Rabbit and Hare
  • Rat
  • Roadkill
  • Roe and Milts
  • S
  • Salmiakki
  • Scrapple
  • Sea Cucumber
  • Seal Flippers
  • Seitan
  • Sheep's Eyeballs
  • Shellac
  • Silkworm
  • Snake
  • Stinky Cheese
  • Stinky Tofu
  • Sweetbreads
  • T
  • Testicles
  • 1,000-Year Eggs and Other Chinese Preserved Eggs
  • Tripe
  • Tulip
  • Turtle
  • U
  • Urchin
  • Urine
  • V
  • Vegemite and Marmite
  • Vieux Boulogne
  • W
  • Walrus Flipper
  • Witchetty Grubs
  • Y
  • Yamaimo (Mountain Yam)
  • Selected Bibliography
  • About the Editors
  • Contributors